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A Pox on the Patriarchy

Banknotes Campaign Meets the Bank of England – Statement

Yesterday, the 9th of July, I met the Bank to discuss our campaign, how we might remedy the current issue of Churchill / Fry, and how we might ensure that … Continue reading

July 10, 2013

Don’t Read the Comments? Why The Hell Shouldn’t I?

As I completed my victory lap* around the internet this morning, I did something I have trained myself not to do, after too many disheartening and even disturbing experiences. Yes … Continue reading

May 24, 2013 · 14 Comments

Women Experts & The BBC: A Small Sliver of Progress?

- Caroline Criado-Perez The battle to get women represented in public discourse often feels like a losing one. There’s a lot of noise and bluster, and occasionally there will be … Continue reading

February 10, 2013 · 3 Comments

The Brilliant Women Collection: Review

- Sarah Crook If it weren’t both creepy and inappropriate (and possibly borderline illegal) I’d be standing outside my local high school handing out copies of this book rather than … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · 4 Comments

The No-Feminist Zone: Game Of Thrones

- Louis Skye – this author has asked to use a pseudonym Scrolling through Facebook the other day, I saw that an acquaintance had posted an article on Game of Thrones Season … Continue reading

January 19, 2013 · 45 Comments

Where Are All The Women?

Post by @dani_beckett A few weeks before Christmas, I found myself on a train sitting across from a lovely family of mum, two kids (a boy and a girl) and grandma. … Continue reading

January 12, 2013 · 13 Comments

Equal Education; Unequal Pay

December 21, 2012

Want To Lower The Abortion Rate: How About Adequate Contraception?

Credit: http://www.everydayhealth.com/sexual-health/free-birth-control-can-reduce-abortion-rates.aspx

December 20, 2012

In Her Own Words…Interview With a London Call Girl: Review

- Caroline Criado-Perez “I love it. It’s fun now. But sometimes I can’t stand it. Sometimes I really hate it. But a lot of the time, I like it. I … Continue reading

December 19, 2012 · 3 Comments

A “Predatory Teenage Girl” Speaks Out

The author of this post has asked to remain anonymous; she wrote it in response to Nikki McWatters’s piece, “Predatory Teenage Girls“, in the Huffington Post  When I was 15, like many … Continue reading

December 18, 2012 · 227 Comments

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